For Parents

PARENTING RESOURCES

Northwood Family Resource Center

Please call or visit the FRC to learn more about their menu of programs, services, and activities and calendar of events. 

Contact

Address
Northwood Elementary School
2760 E. Trimble Road, Bldg. 700
San Jose, CA 95132

Language
English
Spanish

Services

A glimpse of the programs, services, and activities available:

  • Fun and educational parent and child activities
  • Nutrition, health and wellness programs for the whole family
  • Health insurance application assistance – Eligible parents and caregivers receive application assistance for Medi-Cal and other affordable health insurance programs for children
  • Developmental screenings for children ages 0-5
  • Professional development opportunities, resources, and other support services for licensed family child care providers.
  • Professional development opportunities, resources, and other support services for
    licensed family child care providers.
  • Parent and caregiver workshops and seminars:
    o Triple P – Positive Parenting Program
    o Abriendo Puertas/Opening Doors – Parent and caregiver leadership programs 
    o SEEDS – Child language and literacy development
    o BabyCare – Infant/toddler care seminars
    o 24/7 Dad – Seminar for fathers  and other male caregivers raising children
  • Family Engagement Advisory Committees provides leadership opportunities for parents, caregivers, and community members.
  • Volunteer Opportunities for parents, caregivers, and community members to assist with programs and activities.
  • And much more!!

Satellite Sites

In addition, to the FIRST 5 Family Resource Centers, services, and activities are also offered at the following satellite site(s). To learn more about specific programs, services and activities offered at the satellite site(s) and  to confirm dates and times of scheduled events and activities please call 408.464.7144.

  • Alviso Library, San Jose, CA
  • Sunnyvale Community Center, Sunnyvale, CA

Calendar